When the Last Sword Is Drawn (Mibu gishi den)
|Release Date:||January 1, 2004|
|Running time:||137 minutes|
|Cast:||Kichi Nakai, Koichi Sato, Yui Natsukawa, Takehiro Murata, Miki Nakatani|
|Writer:||Jiro Asada, Takehiro Nakajima|
|Distributor:||Shochiku Co. Ltd.|
Description: Kanichiro Yoshimura, a samurai and a family man, can no longer feed his wife and children due to the low wages paid by his small town clan. Sadly, he packs up and leaves his loved ones for the big city where he hopes to make a better living. He joins the large and renowned samurai faction, the Shinsen-gumi, where he leads a difficult, but enriching, life during one of the most tumultuous times in Japanese history.
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